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[texts]Theatrvm chemicvm britannicum : containing severall poeticall pieces of our famous English philosophers, who have written the hermetique mysteries in their owne ancient language - Ashmole, Elias, 1617-1692
No more published
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 1,176
[texts]Le vray et methodique cours de la physique resolutiue, vulgairement dite chymie : representé par figures generales & particulieres : pour connoistre la theotechnie ergocosmique, c'est à dire, l'art de Dieu, en l'ouurage de l'vniuers - Barlet, Annibal
Errata: p. [10] at end
Keywords: Chemistry; Alchemy
Downloads: 616
[texts]Sendbrieff, oder, Bericht an alle, welche von der newen Brüderschafft dess Ordens vom Rosen-Creutz genandt, etwas gelesen, oder von andern per modum discursus der Sachen Beschaffenheit vernommen : es seynd viel die im Schrancken lauffen, etliche aber gewinnen nur das Kleinot - Campis, Julianus de
Library's copy bound after and shelved with: Fama fraternitatis. Danzig : A. Hünefeldt, 1615 (SPECIAL 1380-915)
Keywords: Rosicrucians; Occultism
Downloads: 233
[texts]Le grand miracle de natvre metalliqve : qve en imittant icelle sans sophistiqueries tous les metaux imparfaitz se rendront en or fin, & les maladies incurables guariront - Castaigne, Gabriel de, ca. 1562-ca. 1630
Appended is: Oevvre philosophiqve / de I. Saunier (caption title; 55 p.). Oeuvre philosophique ends on p. 54 and is followed on p. 55 by: Grande et reale mvltiplication d'or à l'infiny, signed at the foot: de Castagne. Oeuvre philosophique similarly follows Le grand miracle in the 1661 ed. of de Castaigne's complete works. In the present copy the signatures and pagination of Oeuvre philosophique begin anew and the type and the paper are different, apparently implying that another ed...
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 328
[texts]Résumé d'une histoire de la matière depuis les philosophes grècs jusqu'a Lavoisier inclusivement - Chevreul, M. E. (Michel Eugène), 1786-1889

Keywords: Chemistry; Matter; Alchemy
Downloads: 359
[texts]Claveus Germanicus, das ist, Ein köstlichess Büchlein von dem Stein der Weisen : weyland von dem vernehmen philosopho Gastone Claveo, in Lateinischer Sprachen beschreiben : auff eklicher guten Freunde begehren : auss dem Latein, ins Teutsch versetzt, durch einen Liebhaber der uhralten, vnd sehr geheimen Kunst chymiae - Claves, Gaston LeDoux de, ca. 1530
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Keywords: Erastus, Thomas, 1524-1583; Alchemy
Downloads: 474
[texts]Hermippus redivivus, or, The sage's triumph over old age and the grave : wherein a method is laid down for prolonging the life and vigour of man .. - Cohausen, Johann Heinrich, 1665-1750
First published in Latin at Frankfurt, 1742. This 1st English translation by John Campbell. See Hogart
Keywords: Health; Longevity; Rejuvenation; Occultism
Downloads: 312
[texts]The philosophical epitaph of W.C. Esquire, for a memento mori on his tomb-stone ... Also, A brief of the golden calf (the worlds idol) ... - Cooper, William, fl. 1668-1688
In contrast to the 1673 ed., the present ed. includes a 2nd and 3rd pt. to the Catalogue of chymical books, together with an errata list for the 1st pt. (p. [14], last sequence of pagination) and a general t.p. for all 3 pts. The imprint on this general t.p. reads: Collected by Will. Cooper, Bookseller ... London, Printed in the year 1675. See BM
Keywords: Alchemy; Alchemy; Chemistry
Downloads: 741
[texts]Apotelesmata philosophica Mercvrii trivmphantis : de vera et svmma antiquissimorum philosophorum medicina : in qvibvs elvcidatio & clauis totius operis - Copus, Martinus
The key to the author's Mercurius triumphans, first published in 1600. Mercurius triumphans was first published at Magdeburg, 1599, and issued in an enlarged ed. the following year. The 5 sections of the present work correspond to the 5 books of the 1599 ed
Keywords: Copus, Martinus; Alchemy
Downloads: 323
[texts]Osualdi Crollii Veterani Hassi Basilica chymica : continens philosophicam propria laborum experientia confirmatum descriptionem & usum remediorum chymicorum selectissimorum è lumine gratiae & naturae desumptorum : in fine libri additus est eiusdem autoris tractatus nouus De signaturis rerum internis - Croll, Oswald, ca. 1560-1609
The 2nd ed., the 1st having appeared the preceding year. See Hogart
Keywords: Pharmacy; Therapeutics; Signatures (Medicine)
Downloads: 491
[texts]Philosophy reformed & improved in four profound tractates : the I. discovering the great and deep mysteries of nature - Croll, Oswald, ca. 1560-1609
Signatures: A a B-O P 2A-2D 2E (Leaves A3,5 signed A2,4)
Keywords: Paracelsus, 1493-1541; Philosophy, Medieval; Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
Downloads: 717
[texts]Cabala, Spiegel der Kunst und Natur in Alchymia : was der Weisen uralte Stein doch für ein Ding sey, der da dreyfach und nur ein Stein ist : welches allem müheseligen Liebhabern der Kunst zu Ehren mit Hülff Gottes, so klar als ein Spiegel fürgestelt : davon vil bisshero geschrieben aber wenigen bekand : gantz offenbar mit kurtzen Worten der gantzen Warheit durch dise beyligende Figuren erklärt vnd an Tag gegeben - Custos, Raphael, d. 1651
The t.p. may imply that the author, otherwise anonymous, is represented by the coat of arms in plate 1. However, the dedication to Johann Remmelin (1583-1632) is signed "Stephan Michelspacher aus Tiroll," and the Brit. Mus. catalog has Michelspacher as author
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 811
[texts]Fasciculus chemicus, or, Chymical collections : expressing the ingress, progress, and egress of the secret Hermetick science, out of the choisest and most famous authors ... : whereunto is added, the Arcanum, or, Grand secret of hermetick philosophy - Dee, Arthur, 1579-1651
By Arthur Dee. Published in Latin at Basle, 1629. Translated into English by Elias Ashmole under the anagram of James Hasolle. See Hogart
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 1,383
[texts]A true & faithful relation of what passed for many yeers between Dr. John Dee ... and some spirits : tending (had it succeeded) to a general alteration of most states and kingdomes in the world : his private conferences with Rodolphe Emperor of Germany, Stephen K. of Poland, and divers other princes about it : the particulars of his cause, as it was agitated in the Emperors court, by the Pope's intervention : his banishment and restoration in part : as also the letters of sundry great men and princes (some whereof were present at some of these conferences and apparitions of spirits) to the said D. Dee : out of the original copy, written with Dr. Dees own hand, kept in the library of Sir Tho. Cotton ... : with a preface confirming the reality (as to the point of spirits) of this relation, and shewing the several good uses that a sober Christian may make of all - Dee, John, 1527-1608
The initials E. K., which appear throughout the text, stand for Edward Kelly, Dee's associate
Keywords: Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor, 1552-1612; Stefan Batory, King of Poland, 1533-1586; Spiritualism; Parapsychology
Downloads: 2,536
[texts]A ternary of paradoxes : the magnetick cure of wounds, nativity of tartar in wine, image of God in man - Helmont, Jean Baptiste van, 1577-1644
The largest of the 3 treatises, that on wounds, is a translation of De magnetica vulnerum naturali et legitima curatione, originally published in Paris, 1621. See Hogart
Keywords: Medicine; Wounds and injuries; Wine and wine making; Theological anthropology
Downloads: 569
[texts]The harmony of the world : being a discourse of God, heaven, angels, stars, planets, earth, the miraculous descentions and ascentions of spirits : with the nature and harmony of mans body, the art of preparing Rosie Crucian medicines to cure all diseases : their rules to raise bodies decayed, which are verified by a practical examination of principles in the great world : whereunto is added, the state of the New Jerusalem, grounded upon the knowledge of nature, light of reason, phylosophy and divinity : all fitted to the understanding, use and profit of wisdomes children, and communicated to the sons of art - Heydon, John, b. 1629
Frontispiece is engraved port. of author, signed in the plate: T. Cross Sculpsit. Also, woodcut diagrams, including author's horoscope at p. 98
Keywords: Occultism; Rosicrucians; Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
Downloads: 1,261
[texts]The holy guide : leading the way to the wonder of the world : a compleat phisitian, teaching the knowledge of all things, past, present, and to come, viz., of pleasure, long life, health, youth, blessedness, wisdome and virtue, and to cure, change, and remedy all diseases in young and old : with Rosie Crucian medicines which are verified by a practical examination of principles in the great world and fitted for the easie understanding, plain practise, use, and benefit of mean capacities - Heydon, John, b. 1629
Pagination, Book I: [128] (the 1st blank), 19 [i.e. 37], [1] (blank) p. Book II: [16] (the last blank), 169, [1] (blank) p. Book III: [8] (the last blank), 226 [i.e. 254] p. Book IV: [6], 83, [1] (blank) p. Book V: [6], 145, [1] (blank) p. Book VI: [10] (the last blank), 55, [31] p. (last leaf blank)
Keywords: Medicine; Rosicrucians
Downloads: 910
[texts]Collectanea chymica : a collection of ten several treatises in chymistry : concerning the liquor alkahest, the mercury of philosophers, and other curiosities worthy the perusal - Philalethes, Eirenaeus
Each treatise has special t.p. All are dated 1683 except the last, The tomb of Semiramis, which is dated 1684 like the main t.p. The first treatise also has an added t.p. in Latin, and text in English and Latin on opposite pages
Keywords: Alchemy
Downloads: 990
[texts]Coelvm philosophorvm, sev, Liber de secretis naturae - Ulstadius, Philippus
First published Strasbourg (Grüninger), 1525
Keywords: Alchemy; Pharmacy; Distillation
Downloads: 462
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